Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Wednesday, 20 September 2017
20 Sep 22:35 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 11.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.974°N / 26.2735°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
8 km (5 mi) S of Stavrós (pop: 100)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Vaterá (pop: 200)
98 km (61 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
100 km (62 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
249 km (154 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 20 Sep 22:26 UTC||M 2.6 / 11.8 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Wed, 20 Sep 22:26 UTC||M 2.6 / 12 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.